Also at Sami's Place everything is decorated. Sami hopes that Austin will spent the day with her and Will. But Lucas enters as a funny dressed Santa. A while later, Austin also visits and wants to take Will with him to see Santa at Salem Place. Sami is thrilled until she finds out that she's not invited and Carrie, who enters, is. Sami refuses that Will goes along. Immediately an argument comes up. But Carrie calms down Austin and they leave. In the hall they bump into Kate. They tell her what happened. Kate goes to Sami's place and gives a present to Will. She tells Sami that she knows about what she did so she sent Lucas away after some gifts. Kate is mad at Sami, but Sami warns her about the blackmail. Lucas is back and tells that he was distraught from noise at Carrie & Austin's place. They all go to there, because Kate has a surprise. Santa is at the apartment special for Will. In the hall is Sami desperate to stop the annulment and to keep Austin from leaving. Sami decides to use Carrie in her plan. After Santa, Kate & Lucas left, Sami takes Carrie outside to talk. She blames her for ruining Will's life by taking Austin away from him. She tells Carrie that Will is going to hate her.
At the Blake house. Kristen is furious at Stefano for what he did and slaps him. Stefano rages. Kristen accuses him for destroying their lives. He's a monster. But Stefano tells him that he acted for a reason. Celeste is in the meanwhile walking around in Salem Place and has again strange feelings. Kristen finds out that Peter was really going to kidnap Jennifer. So Stefano did it so the truth didn't come out. Jack was right! Kristen doesn't leave without Laura. But Kristen discovers that Laura knows about her pregnancy scheme. Laura is surprised that she pulled it of so far. Does Kristen still want to free her? Laura begs her. Kristen talks with her brother about the disadvantages but realise that killing Laura goes to far. So Kristen will release her. Laura thanks Peter en Kristen. Stefano is furious. He doesn't want that this destroys his plans to get Marlena back. He leaves. Peter and Kristen have never seen him so mad. In the meanwhile Caroline walks into Celeste. Celeste is smiling and tells her that good is winning. Caroline has her doubts about all that psychic stuff.
At the Dimera mansion. John is hanging some mistletoe and wants to surprise Kristen. He turns of the lights and a woman enters. When she walks under the mistletoe John grabs her and starts kissing her passionately. But to his surprise it turns out to be Marlena! He explains and apologizes but Marlena isn't mad at all. She's happy. John and Marlena go to Salem Place with Brady and Belle to see Santa. Because Kristen is nowhere to be found John leaves a note. At Salem Place. Brady & Belle go to Santa. And Kristen still isn't there. Marlena preys that she doesn't come anymore. John is worried but Marlena talks him out of it. Meanwhile Susan also walks around there! She buys an ornament for charity in Mickey and Maggie's shop and hangs it on the Christmas tree. John & Marlena go with the kids on the picture and the elf asks them to kiss. They share their second kiss today. Afterwards Brady and Belle stay with Shawn-D to sing some Christmas songs. John wants that Marlena keep the picture. And then he sees some gloves that he wants to buy for Kristen. But Susan just bought them. Also in Salem Place, Shawn is playing with the kids, and Abe and Lexie walk by, she tells Abe that she also wants kids. Marlena walks into Celeste. She tells Marlena that she has bad feelings again. Marlena doesn't believe all that. But discovers that Kristen does, and that Kristen went back to the Blake house. John discovers that the gloves are just bought by a woman. But the woman wasn't so sure, so maybe he can buy them from here. John goes after the woman that actually is Susan!
Kristen and Peter are trying to release Laura, but Stefano is back, he will take matters to his own and pulls out a strange weapon!